election

B.C. Votes 2017

The BC provincial election on May 9th is less than a month away. Did you know that there’s an easy to read resource that helps explain the election process? The April issue of The Westcoast Reader includes a four page insert, B.C. Votes 2017, to help readers understand how elections work in BC. It contains… Read more

BC Votes 2017 and The Westcoast Reader

The Westcoast Reader April 2017 issue is now available! April 2017 is a special double issue with a four-page insert, B.C. Votes 2017. ┬áThe supplement will help readers understand how elections work in BC, in advance of the provincial election in May.   In addition, the April issue contains articles about food, hockey, a new… Read more

Canada’s Democracy Week

Canada’s Democracy Week starts today. It’s a week dedicated to connecting Canadians with the democratic process. This year’s theme is “Let’s Get Canada Ready to Vote”. If you’re teaching learners about voting, take a look at last week’s blogpost on voting resources. To understand how adult literacy and learning is an election issue, read this… Read more